I like to take part at races while I’m traveling. So I signed up for the 10k distance of the Gold Coast Beach Run – without much training and only have been doing 5 ks for the past two months I couldn’t be bothered with the Half on sand. So, this morning I got up… Read More 3rd Place At The Gold Coast Beach Run
— for English, scroll down — ————————————————————————- Mein zweiter Halbmarathon. Ich hatte mir das realistische Ziel gesetzt, das Ganze in 2:06 Stunden, also einer Durchschnittsgeschwindigkeit von 6 min / km zu schaffen. Oder auch etwas schneller. Also fuhr ich am Sonntag mit meinen zwei Strecken-Cheerleaderinnen von Nürnberg nach Pleinfeld am schönen Brombachsee. Das Wetter spielte… Read More Seenlandmarathon – SUB TWO, BABY!
Coincidently the weekend I chose to visit Dublin with my husband was the weekend the Rock’n’Roll Marathon Series took place there. Must have been intuition! Of course I signed up for the 10k, because you can never go wrong with that distance – even with a hangover or other unpredictable issues the 10k are always… Read More The Rock’n’Roll Half Marathon Series in Dublin
For Englisch version please scroll down….. Um etwas Abwechslung und Action in meine Läufe zu bringen, wollte ich mal das Trail Running ausprobieren – und habe mich gleich für einen Lauf bei Trampelpfadlauf.de angemeldet. Das sind praktisch Laufgruppen mit einem Guide, so dass man da einfach nur hinterher rennen muss und sich nicht verläuft (bzw. nebenher – ich… Read More The First Time Trail Running
————- Deutsche Version weiter unten —————- The day had finally come – my first ever halfmarathon! And lord, was I scared.. Scared, excited, nervous, regretfull…Why did I sign up for that? But first let me tell you , that I’ ve had a major performance drop during the past weeks and couldn’t really train much… Read More Mainz – My First Halfmarathon – Mein erster Halbmarathon
I haven’t posted much about my running, although I intended to. I basically had to take a break since I was on vacation and then have been sick. Starting to train for the half marathon in May is kinda more than frustrating… The training break slowed me down by almost a minute per kilometer – and… Read More It’s a Long Way to the Half Marathon Start Line
Running experts on the internet recommend that before attempting a big race like a half marathon, you should get some racing experience by taking part at smaller city runs. I always wondered, why? If you are able to run a certain distance, why would you need to do it with a bunch of other people?… Read More A Runner’s Diary – My First City Run / Struggle It Up / Call My Name Bitch!
Although I have been working out and jogging for some years yet, I only recently started trying to enhance my pace and the distances in order to accomplish my first half marathon next year. And even though noone may read this, I’ll use my blog to write down the ups and downs, experiences and frustrations… Read More A Runner’s Diary – Pacing It up for the Half Marathon